The Jerry and Barbara Castiglia Art Center

Roycroft Print Shop, 21 South Grove Street, East Aurora, New York 14052

Open Membership Hours: Tuesdays 11-4, Thursdays 4-9, Saturdays 9-2

Vision Statement

The Jerry & Barbara Castiglia Art Center will provide a venue for the creation of visual arts on the Roycroft Campus, a significant artistic and historic landmark.

Mission Statement

The Jerry & Barbara Castiglia Art Center strives to offer educational and collaborative experience in which artists can create, display and gather in a shared community space dedicated to the visual arts.


Student – $25 annually

Individual – $50 annually

Art Organization (must be a 501c3) – $0 annually – Organizations are allowed access to Space free of charge for one meeting a month (must be scheduled in advance)

Instructor (Juried acceptance is required) – $1000 annually (fee waived thru services) – Open access to Space 24/7 (must be scheduled in advance) Locker for duration of Key Holder membership status. Must successfully run 4 classes throughout the year.

Key Holder – $1500 annually – Open access to Space 24/7 (must be scheduled in advance) Locker for duration of Key Holder membership status.

Benefits (for all Membership Levels)

  • 10% Discount on Roycroft Campus sponsored classes
  • Eligibility to utilize classroom space

Additional Discounted Benefits

  • Locker (Monthly – $20)
  • Locker (Yearly – $200)
  • Classroom Fee Structure (80/20 split)
  • 50% Discount on Gallery/Exhibit Space
  • 50% Discount on Event/Meeting Space

Acceptable Art Forms / Media

Acrylics, Book Arts, Fiber, Glass, Jewelry, Mixed Media, Oils*, Photography, Printmaking, Sculpting, Sketching, Watercolor

  • For the safety of all guests, materials (i.e., paints, thinners, sprays, etc.) must be non-toxic and/or organic in nature and preapproved before using in the art center.

Beginning May 17th, 2022. Open Membership Hours: Tuesday 11-4, Thursdays 4-9, Saturday 9-2.

To purchase a membership click here, or call (716) 655-0261.

Non-Members Opportunities

Day Pass ($5)

Gallery/Exhibition Space ($500)

Outside Guest Meeting Room ($400 – 8 hrs)

Event Space ($800 – 48 hrs)

Support the Arts Ambassador

We believe that everyone should have an accessible, affordable place to create! As a result, we are committed to keeping our membership prices as low as possible. Show your support and help sustain the Art Center by becoming an Ambassador!  Your tax-deductible donation will provide critical operating funds that help keep the Art Center open to all.

Kahlo – $250

Dali – $500

Van Gogh – $750